Items Tagged ‘thyroidectomy’

April 6, 2016

Complications Decrease with Surgeon Experience in Thyroidectomy


Among patients undergoing the surgical removal of their thyroid, complications associated with the procedure are drastically reduced if surgeons perform a larger number of the surgeries per year. These results were recently published in the Annals of Surgery. The thyroid is a small, butterfly-shaped gland that is located at the base of the neck. It […]

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Tags: complications, failure, General Thyroid Cancer, success, surgeon, surgery, Thyroid Cancer, thyroidectomy